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TABLE 1. Employment, Work Experience, and Earnings by Age and Education: Civilian Noninstitutional Population: West Virginia: Males

(Data from the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time (YRFT) workers. The relative earnings of a given group equals the median earnings of the group divided by $32,717, the median earnings of US YRFT workers aged 21 to 64, times 100)

 
                                       Total                                     Worked year-round full-time in 1999
                                                            Employed                                           Relative
                                             Perc.                                                 Median      earnings
                                  Number     dist.       Number   Percent      Number   Percent  earnings  (US Med=100)

21 to 64 years                   508,155     100.0      361,855      71.2     286,110      56.3   $31,747          97.0
 Not a high school graduate       86,170      17.0       37,925      44.0      25,975      30.1   $23,940          73.2
 High school graduate            209,835      41.3      151,915      72.4     120,180      57.3   $28,628          87.5
 Some college                    114,080      22.4       89,400      78.4      70,445      61.8   $32,678          99.9
 Bachelor degree                  51,940      10.2       45,265      87.1      38,440      74.0   $41,372         126.5
 Advanced degree                  30,775       6.1       27,790      90.3      23,670      76.9   $52,077         159.2

21 to 24 years                    45,810     100.0       31,260      68.2      16,975      37.1   $17,484          53.4
 Not a high school graduate        5,710      12.5        3,045      53.3       1,595      28.0   $15,768          48.2
 High school graduate             18,065      39.4       13,540      75.0       8,785      48.6   $17,355          53.0
 Some college                     16,830      36.7       10,915      64.8       4,980      29.6   $18,502          56.6
 Bachelor degree                   3,555       7.8        2,680      75.5       1,020      28.7   $20,794          63.6
 Advanced degree                     235       0.5          190      82.1          75      32.5   $14,643          44.8
25 to 34 years                   109,710     100.0       87,680      79.9      67,830      61.8   $26,415          80.7
 Not a high school graduate       14,205      12.9        7,815      55.0       4,735      33.3   $19,804          60.5
 High school graduate             46,585      42.5       37,455      80.4      28,880      62.0   $23,775          72.7
 Some college                     25,955      23.7       22,300      85.9      17,700      68.2   $27,072          82.7
 Bachelor degree                  14,570      13.3       13,275      91.1      11,185      76.8   $33,545         102.5
 Advanced degree                   4,545       4.1        4,175      91.9       3,325      73.1   $40,779         124.6
35 to 44 years                   130,985     100.0      102,650      78.4      83,865      64.0   $32,835         100.4
 Not a high school graduate       20,655      15.8       10,835      52.5       7,505      36.3   $24,336          74.4
 High school graduate             59,005      45.0       46,675      79.1      37,475      63.5   $30,319          92.7
 Some college                     26,315      20.1       22,710      86.3      19,045      72.4   $35,356         108.1
 Bachelor degree                  12,855       9.8       11,995      93.3      10,770      83.8   $46,247         141.4
 Advanced degree                   7,825       6.0        7,440      95.1       6,655      85.1   $54,081         165.3
45 to 54 years                   132,680     100.0       97,675      73.6      82,410      62.1   $38,854         118.8
 Not a high school graduate       21,600      16.3        9,545      44.2       6,985      32.3   $26,342          80.5
 High school graduate             51,465      38.8       37,585      73.0      31,070      60.4   $34,926         106.8
 Some college                     30,465      23.0       24,920      81.8      21,620      71.0   $40,305         123.2
 Bachelor degree                  14,340      10.8       12,860      89.7      11,790      82.2   $47,265         144.5
 Advanced degree                  11,510       8.7       10,780      93.7       9,385      81.6   $53,459         163.4
55 to 64 years                    88,970     100.0       42,590      47.9      35,035      39.4   $37,645         115.1
 Not a high school graduate       24,000      27.0        6,685      27.9       5,150      21.5   $26,989          82.5
 High school graduate             34,715      39.0       16,660      48.0      13,970      40.2   $35,229         107.7
 Some college                     14,515      16.3        8,555      58.9       7,100      48.9   $40,003         122.3
 Bachelor degree                   6,625       7.4        4,455      67.2       3,675      55.5   $52,199         159.5
 Advanced degree                   6,665       7.5        5,200      78.0       4,230      63.5   $58,552         179.0

ADDENDUM
65 to 74 years                    66,130     100.0        9,785      14.8       4,275       6.5   $26,220          80.1
 Not a high school graduate       24,805      37.5        2,130       8.6         810       3.3   $18,553          56.7
 High school graduate             22,390      33.9        3,160      14.1       1,330       5.9   $21,303          65.1
 Some college                      9,155      13.8        1,895      20.7         835       9.1   $28,221          86.3
 Bachelor degree                   4,145       6.3        1,105      26.7         570      13.8   $33,500         102.4
 Advanced degree                   3,570       5.4        1,280      35.9         650      18.2   $52,708         161.1


Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Income |  Last Revised: June 03, 2010